September 2016

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New Record Breaking Rollercoaster coming to Blackpool!

It will be the UK’s first ever with a double-launch – an advanced technology that gives the roller coaster two powerful thrusts of acceleration during the ride. ‘Construction 2018’ will feature the most number of interactions in the world with 15 interactions involving five different rides and two tunnels.

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SHAKIN’ STEVENS IS COMING TO BLACKPOOL!

Shakin’ Stevens is to embark on his biggest ever UK tour visiting thirty-three towns and cities across England, Scotland and Wales in 2017. The announcement comes just days after Shaky, as he is known to millions, released his critically acclaimed 12th studio album Echoes Of Our Times. The Echoes Of Our Times Tour will see the UK’s biggest-selling artist of… READ MORE

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LINE-UP ANNOUNCED FOR BLACKPOOL FIREWORKS

The free annual events are among the most popular features in Blackpool’s exciting calendar, featuring jaw-dropping displays – synched to music – from some of the most talented and technically gifted fireworks engineers in the world and attracting tens of thousands of visitors to Blackpool’s famous Promenade.

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EUROPEAN SPACE AGENCY SET TO LIGHT UP BLACKPOOL

Blackpool’s famous Illuminations are set to be out of this world thanks to collaboration with European Space Agency and astronaut, Tim Peake. “Chasing Stars” is one of three new digital mapping projections created for the 2016 LightPool show which sees spectacular 3D animations projected on the Blackpool Tower buildings during the Illuminations.